Play On: Now, Then, and Fleetwood Mac: The Autobiography

Mick Fleetwood


"After forty-six years of being at the highway, this can be the precise time to appear again in a fashion i have by no means performed prior to: from time to time. this can be the tale of my lifestyles in rock and roll -- and the way the band that has intended every thing to me got here to outline me. i am waiting for sharing it with you."

Mick Fleetwood has been a member of the ever-evolving Fleetwood Mac, one of many world's so much profitable and loved bands, for over 4 a long time. the following he tells the total and candid tale of his existence as one in every of music's maximum drummers and bandleaders, the cofounder of the deeply enjoyed supergroup that bears his identify and that of his bandmate and lifetime good friend John McVie.

In this intimate portrait of a existence lived in track, Fleetwood vividly recollects his upbringing tapping alongside to each track enjoying at the radio, his reviews as a musician in '60s London, and the earliest permutation of the band that includes Peter Green.

Play On sheds new gentle on Fleetwood Mac's raucous background, describing the highs and lows of being within the band that Fleetwood was firm to maintain jointly. right here he displays at the construction of landmark albums resembling Rumours and Tusk, the nice loves of his lifestyles, and the various superb and outrageous moments of recording, traveling, and residing with Fleetwood Mac. Fleetwood describes those moments with honesty and immediacy, taking us to the very center of this multilayered trip that has regularly been anchored in music.

Through all of it, from excessive like to plaintive heartaches, from collaborations to confrontations, it has been the force to play on that has prevailed. Now, then, and constantly, it truly is Fleetwood Mac.

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